Healthy Body Image
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Do you (or your teenage or pre-teen daughter) ...
1. make negative remarks about yourself when comparing your body to friends, models, or actresses?
2. often wear baggie clothes or clothes that hides your figure?
3. avoid dressing in workout or gym clothes because you don't like how you look in them?
4. usually compliment a friend's looks, as opposed to her abilities?
5. ever miss (or really want to miss) school or work because of a blemish or bad hair?
6. wear extra clothes (t-shirt, etc.) over your swimsuit while swimming with friends or in public?
7. feel fat after eating even a small amount of food?
8. often complain about specific part of your body ("My nose is too big.", "I have the worst hair.", or "My hips are too wide.")?
9. skip meals to lose weight?
10. hide behind others, make faces or other silly gestures when someone is taking your picture?

Total 'Yes' (out of 10 possible)

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